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NCC issues deadline for 9mobile acquisition
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NCC issues deadline for 9mobile acquisition

Come 16th of January, 9mobile, the fourth largest mobile carrier in Nigeria would have a new owner. The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, said it has fixed that date for the receipt of binding offers from prospective bidders for the acquisition of 9mobile, the telecoms regulator said on Thursday. The NCC said […]

Nigerian banks finally takeover ‘struggling’ Etisalat
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Nigerian banks finally takeover ‘struggling’ Etisalat

A consortium of Nigerian and international banks have finally taken over Etisalat Nigeria, registered as Emerging Markets Telecommunications Limited. The consortium has appointed United Capital Limited, an asset management company as the consultant. Etisalat UAE, a co-investor with Mubadala Development Company PSJC said it has instructed Etisalat Nigeria to transfer […]

Data reveals MTN lost more internet customers
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Data reveals MTN lost more internet customers

Nigeria’s telecommunications networks lost 1,275,573 internet users in February, with MTN losing  714,700 customers, the highest. The Nigerian Communication Commission revealed this in its internet subscribers’ data for February. According to the publication, internet users on both Global System for Mobile communications (GSM) and Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) networks […]